Floridays
12:00 am
Tue June 7, 2011

Remembering Polly Parker, legendary 19th century Seminole

  • An interview with a rancher

Polly Parker
Credit Archive Center, Indian River County Library

Parker reportedly jumped ship rather than move to Oklahoma, and lived out her days in Florida. Rancher Bud Adams remembers seeing her on his family's ranch in the late 1930s. She was more than 100 years old.